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Newman Still Wants 2020 Championship
Sunday, 23 Feb, 2020 – 19:47 | Comments Off on Newman Still Wants 2020 Championship
Newman Still Wants 2020 Championship

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Ryan Newman’s goals for the 2020 NASCAR Cup season remain unchanged, but when the Indiana native will return to his No. 6 Ford has yet to be determined, Roush Fenway …

End Of 500 Resulted In A Prolonged Holding Of Breath
Friday, 21 Feb, 2020 – 9:46 | Comments Off on End Of 500 Resulted In A Prolonged Holding Of Breath
End Of 500 Resulted In A Prolonged Holding Of Breath

Some Thoughts on Speedweeks and the Daytona 500:
The scariest sight in racing is not a car hitting a wall at 200 mph. Or, a car rolling down the track at 200 mph. Or a car …

Newman Exits Hospital; Roush Puts Chastain In Seat
Wednesday, 19 Feb, 2020 – 18:00 | Comments Off on Newman Exits Hospital; Roush Puts Chastain In Seat
Newman Exits Hospital; Roush Puts Chastain In Seat

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Ross Chastain will replace a recuperating Ryan Newman in the NASCAR Cup Series for Roush Fenway Racing beginning this weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Newman was injured in a violent, …

Flat Spot On: Long-Running Safety Revolution Saved Newman
Wednesday, 19 Feb, 2020 – 17:54 | 3 Comments
Flat Spot On: Long-Running Safety Revolution Saved Newman

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
For a guy who recently finished a book on some of the deadliest years of professional racing—and the safety revolution those years spawned—I felt strangely numb the day after Ryan …

Quiet Not Peaceful After A Wreck Like Newman’s
Tuesday, 18 Feb, 2020 – 9:01 | One Comment
Quiet Not Peaceful After A Wreck Like Newman’s

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Silence isn’t golden at a race track. Instead, it’s so loud that it’s deafening.
Such was the case Monday night at the end of the rain-delayed Daytona …

Hamlin Wins 500; Newman Survives Scary Wreck
Monday, 17 Feb, 2020 – 22:50 | Comments Off on Hamlin Wins 500; Newman Survives Scary Wreck
Hamlin Wins 500; Newman Survives Scary Wreck

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
Last week, Denny Hamlin couldn’t come up with the names of drivers who have won three Daytona 500s. He did know that winning three would put him in “very, very …

Rain Postpones Daytona 500
Sunday, 16 Feb, 2020 – 19:03 | Comments Off on Rain Postpones Daytona 500
Rain Postpones Daytona 500

RacinToday.com
Rain forced the postponement of Sunday’s 62nd running of the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway after just 20 laps had been completed.
The race has been rescheduled for Monday. The starting time has been set …

Cup Season Begins On Note Of Optimism
Sunday, 16 Feb, 2020 – 17:42 | Comments Off on Cup Season Begins On Note Of Optimism
Cup Season Begins On Note Of Optimism

By Jeff Hood | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The grandest stage in stock car racing and its annual Great American Race received plenty of presidential treatment on Sunday.
And as choreography and scripts go, the …

Jimmie Ponders Future As Career End Nears
Sunday, 16 Feb, 2020 – 14:37 | Comments Off on Jimmie Ponders Future As Career End Nears
Jimmie Ponders Future As Career End Nears

By Deb Williams | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – When Jimmie Johnson climbs into his No. 48 Chevrolet Sunday it may be his last Daytona 500, but there’s no reason to be sad for him …

Junior Ready For His Role As A Flag-Waver
Sunday, 16 Feb, 2020 – 11:55 | Comments Off on Junior Ready For His Role As A Flag-Waver
Junior Ready For His Role As A Flag-Waver

 
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – As a throng of fans stood in security lines for nearly 90 minutes to enter the Fan Zone this morning at Daytona International Speedway, Dale Earnhardt Jr., one of sport’s most …